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Disappearance in a Small Town: What Happened to Karlie Guse? Mysterious Polaroid Picture: The Disappearance of Tara Calico. The new drug highway: Pacific islands at centre of cocaine trafficking boom. Hotel of Horrors: The Dark and Terrifying History of L.A.’s Cecil Hotel. The Cecil Hotel located in Downtown Los Angeles has a long and spooky history of suicides, murder, and mysterious deaths.

Hotel of Horrors: The Dark and Terrifying History of L.A.’s Cecil Hotel

The Haunting Disappearance of the Springfield Three Remains a Mystery. Graduating high school is an exciting time for most American teens and their families.

The Haunting Disappearance of the Springfield Three Remains a Mystery

But for two Springfield, Missouri teenagers and the mother of one of the teens, high school graduation marked a baffling and tragic end. High school friends Suzanne "Suzie" Streeter, Stacy McCall, and Streeter's mother, Sherrill Levitt, disappeared shortly after Suzie and Stacy’s graduation day. Twenty-seven years later, their whereabouts remain a mystery. The year was 1992, and Suzie Streeter, 19, and her lifelong friend Stacy McCall, 18, had just graduated from Kickapoo High School on June 6. They were celebrating with their classmates, bouncing from graduation party to graduation party, and were last seen around 2:15 A.M. on June 7 as they left their final party of the night.

Related: 9 Chilling Books About Unsolved Murders That Will Make You Lose Sleep. A sad and morally disgusting truth about America was exposed by the college bribery scandal. Ruling revives questions about DC death of ex-Putin aide. WASHINGTON (AP) — On a foggy November morning in 2015, a heavily intoxicated man showed up before dawn at the Dupont Circle Hotel, forked over $1,200 cash for a ninth-floor penthouse suite and kept drinking.

Ruling revives questions about DC death of ex-Putin aide

His bender continued all day. By the next morning, he was dead. Authorities concluded that he died of blunt force trauma, the result of repeatedly falling in his room and suffering at least one serious head wound. APD: Teenager lured man to carjacking after night out. David Fierro, 18 (Source: Metropolitan Detention Center) ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A Rio Rancho man said a 15-year-old girl set him up to be carjacked and pistol whipped by two men outside a northeast Albuquerque apartment complex Friday night.

APD: Teenager lured man to carjacking after night out

Police officers later found the girl in Joaquin Quintana’s stolen Jeep with another man, who led them on a car chase before police used spike belts to stop the Jeep and arrest the pair, according to a criminal complaint filed Saturday in Metropolitan Court. The man behind the wheel, David Fierro, 18, was booked into the Metropolitan Detention Center Saturday morning on charges of aggravated fleeing a law enforcement officer and receiving or transferring a stolen motor vehicle.

Allison Mack's Lawyers Use Scientology to Prove It's Not a Crime to Blackmail People   Zodiac Report. Dude responds to his own ‘Wanted’ post on Facebook and starts a bro-mance with the local PD.  Theonion. MILWAUKEE—Saying the newly unearthed materials would help shed light on the serial killer’s extensive oeuvre, the Jeffrey Dahmer estate held a press conference Friday during which it announced plans to exhibit victim remains never before seen by the general public.

The trove of human remnants, which reportedly consists of two freezers full of assorted bones, skin, and viscera, is said to bear all the markings of the late cannibal’s signature style. According to museum officials, it will be on display at Milwaukee’s state-of-the-art Dahmer Center beginning in October. Inside the Fiery Massacre at Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin Estate. West Mesa Murders. Albuquerque Journal Special Report In 2009, eleven women and an unborn child were found buried on Albuquerque’s West Mesa.

West Mesa Murders

The case remains unsolved. Hell on Wheels: The Sordid History of Ted Bundy's VW Beetle. When Ted Bundy was working as a crisis hotline volunteer in Seattle while attending the University of Washington in the early 1970s, he would sometimes get a ride home from a co-worker.

Hell on Wheels: The Sordid History of Ted Bundy's VW Beetle

Some time later that same co-worker, future true crime author Ann Rule, found it odd that descriptions of a serial killer haunting the Washington area seemed to match Bundy's height and features. What helped ease her mind was that encounters with the killer often included mentions of a Volkswagen Beetle. The assailant often lured his female victims to the car under the pretense of needing help carrying bags, with a fake cast on his arm or leg to diminish suspicion. The killer would then hit them with a crowbar and stuff them into the passenger side of the car, where he had ripped out the seat to better accommodate their unconscious and prostrate frames. Theonion. Theconversation. The murky world of organised crime continues to be a source of inspiration for the entertainment industry.

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And for many films and television series – including the BBC’s McMafia and Tom Hardy’s Legend – London is the setting of choice. Of course, the city has a long history of organised crime. But it would be foolish to think that today’s con artists, gangsters and mafiosi are safely locked within the confines of a screen. From drug smuggling to financial fraud, London’s portfolio of organised crime activities has actually been growing over the past decade. Organised crime groups’ main aim is to make money, and the city offers a million opportunities to accumulate and manage wealth – both legally and illegally. Family of Four Killed in ‘Savage’ Slaying Over Christmas in Upstate New York. An American Bitcoin Trader and The Mysterious Death of the Naked Dutch Model in Malaysia. This angry inventor has a special gift for package thieves: Revenge.

Her Tinder Date Swore She Was Alive—but Police Just Found Her Body. He Confessed to Karina Vetrano’s Murder. But Did He Do It? A Young American Dies in Paraguay: Mushroom Tea, Murder, Rape, and a Cover-Up. ASUNCIÓN, Paraguay—Luis Villamayor’s sleepless night began like so many do for parents worrying about a child.

A Young American Dies in Paraguay: Mushroom Tea, Murder, Rape, and a Cover-Up

Hours earlier, he had spoken to his son by phone. Wave of Hollywood sex assault claims sends LAPD into uncharted territory - LA Times. The flood of sexual assault allegations coming out of the Hollywood entertainment industry has the Los Angeles Police Department negotiating uncharted territory.

Wave of Hollywood sex assault claims sends LAPD into uncharted territory - LA Times

Never before has the department received so many sexual assault allegations involving high-profile figures at one time, including many complex cases that are years old with multiple alleged victims, officials say. The department has re-engineered its detective staff to deal with the influx. The LAPD has established five teams of two detectives to exclusively investigate allegations of sexual misconduct in Hollywood.

The teams include members of the cold-case unit, because those detectives are experts in dealing with old criminal allegations that lack physical evidence. Grim vintage crime scene photos from the LAPD archive. Grim vintage crime scene photos from the LAPD archive.

Grim vintage crime scene photos from the LAPD archive

Police crack mystery of bullet out of nowhere that killed an Everglades fisherman. Living dangerously in SE Albuquerque. An officer ties off crime scene tape as police investigate a shooting on Central near Pennsylvania SE. (Roberto E. Rosales/Albuquerque Journal) Copyright © 2017 Albuquerque Journal A trip down the dusty sunbaked streets of what the city of Albuquerque has optimistically named the “International District” reveals an area awash in drug deals, fast food trash and discarded needles. It’s common knowledge to the residents of this area that many still call the “War Zone” that it is in the midst of a crime epidemic. While only 6.7 percent of Albuquerque’s population lives in the area bounded roughly by Carlisle and Eubank and Lomas and Gibson, its residents experienced at least 27 percent of the city’s murders between 2014 and 2016.

In these neighborhoods, daily life regularly intersects with crime on the streets. Danish police identify torso as missing submarine journalist. Parents of Georgia teen, found dead in rolled-up gym mat, want answers - CNN. Kenneth Johnson never believed. When his son, Kendrick, was found with his body headfirst in a rolled-up gym mat at Lowndes County High School in south Georgia, authorities offered their take on what happened: The 17-year-old had been reaching for his sneaker when he got caught up in it, then suffocated to death.

In other words, it was all a tragic accident. "When he came up this cockamamie story of how they found Kendrick," the late student's father said Friday of the local sheriff, "... right there, from the beginning, we had no reason to trust them at all. "Because they didn't show us justice. " Ten months after burying their son, the Johnson family says that's all they're looking for -- justice. How LA Law Stalked the Elusive Grim Sleeper Serial Killer. So many celebrities have passed through the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner, you’d think the city of stars would have located it in a better part of town. Instead the next to final resting place for the likes of John Belushi, Whitney Houston, and Michael Jackson is at the end of a rundown row of auto-body shops and cheap taco joints, two miles east of downtown.

On a cold morning in January 2006, I parked Maude Jr., my beat-up red ’94 Toyota Tercel, in the office lot and headed into the coroner’s investigative division hoping for my next big headline, but already resigned to leaving empty-handed. Once inside the wood-paneled lobby, I buzzed the reception desk. “I’m here to see Assistant Chief Winter,” I told the receptionist. Five minutes later, she let me in. Winter, a former cop who served in a Los Angeles suburb as a SWAT team member and undercover narcotics officer, was the coroner’s media liaison. 9 Creepy Wikipedia Pages That Will Haunt Your Nightmares. Millions of people all around the world use Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia every single day. Spanning over 40 million articles in over 250 languages, Wikipedia covers all manner of topics.

But not all the topics the site covers are pleasant. In fact, many articles are devoted to grisly topics, such as famous murderers, unexplained mysteries, and violence. Here are the creepiest Wikipedia pages ever written. What makes these pages so creepy, you might ask? Goldie Taylor—The Search for My Father’s Killer. ST. Germany cracks Europe-wide burglary gang of 500 members. Image copyright Getty Images. Who Killed Sister Cathy? All Your ‘The Keepers’ Unanswered Questions Answered. Did a Serial Killer Stalk the Lost Girls of Panama? The Security Problem and Expo In Mexico. Predictive Policing and the Felony Lane Gang. Human Remains Found In Suitcase Left On San Francisco Sidewalk. Nuns gone bad: Why you should read this lurid tale of a lesbian nun sex gang. Home. Paige Young the Playboy Playmate of the Month who felt so used she shot herself.

Corruption, crime, and scandal in Turkey. In December 2013, Turkish authorities arrested the sons of several prominent cabinet ministers on bribery, embezzlement, and smuggling charges. In the web's hidden darknet, criminal enterprise is thriving. Old Bailey Online - Getting Started. Click on the image for a video guide. Voices from the Old Bailey. Girl Allegedly Raped After School Uses Her As ‘Bait' In Sexual Harassment Sting: Suit. Phil Hartman’s final night: The tragic death of a “Saturday Night Live” genius. “I can’t get the voice out of my head”: Dramatic revelations in skinhead murder trial.

Only the Strong Survive: Fear, Stereotypes, and Myths. Enter The Black Dahlia Web Site. The Ritual Sacrifice of Amanda Knox. The strange case of the 'time travel' murder. Christian School Teacher Caught With Student In Back Seat Of Car: Police. Angelina Jolie 'Lookalike' Forces Cabbie Into Sex, Then Stabs Him Six Times. 9 Most Bizarre Facebook Related Crimes - Oddee.com (facebook crimes, bizarre facebook) There's a £60m Bitcoin heist going down right now, and you can watch in real-time. Parents of Georgia teen, found dead in rolled-up gym mat, want answers. Professor Says She Could Go To Jail For Pointing Out Her Rapist 18 Years Ago. Ex-Policeman, Mikhail Popkov, Allegedly Confesses To Gruesome Murdering 24 Women In Siberia.

50 Years Later, a Break in a Boston Strangler Case. 10 Terrifying Historical Figures You've Never Heard Of. 16-Year-Old Excited To Have Whole Summer To Plan Shooting For Next School Year. The Case For And Against George Zimmerman. General McChrystal Gives Police Airtight Alibi In Rolling Stone Reporter’s Mysterious Death. Landlords From Hell, Nicole And Kip Macy, Sentenced For Waging Campaign Of Terror On Tenants. FSB arrests mastermind of foiled Moscow bombing who ‘fought in Afghanistan’

7 Incredible Tunnels… Used for Crime!! Searching for the True Sources of Crime. Green River Killer: River of Death — Stream of Tears. ATM Fraud Allows Thieves To Steal $45 Million In Hours. Cleveland Kidnapping Victims Endured Decade Of Isolation, Rape, Beatings. Satanic Paedophile Rings Linked to Government? Jim’ll 666 It For You. Untitled Document. Infographic: How Criminals Guess Your PIN. Journal of Interpersonal Violence: Study suggests attackers choose victims based on the way they walk.

Psychopathy and Victim Selection: The Use of Gait as a Cue to Vulnerability. Lasting Damage: A Rogue Prosecutor’s Final Case. Elizabeth Leigh Garner, Former Titans Cheerleader, Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 12-Year-Old Boy. Prison Drug Smuggling: The Visiting Room. Inside the Aryan Brotherhood’s prison heroin empire. Pfizer Kingpin Gunned Down In Ongoing Prescription Drug Cartel Turf War. Doctor 'used silicone fingers' to sign in for colleagues. The Divine Farce. Scandal Spectacle: The 10 Most Corrupt and Compromised Cardinals Voting For the New Pope.

Bad karma: Moscow ‘wizard’ held over serial photo-model killings. Elisa Lam Dead: Canadian Tourist's Body Found In Hotel Water Tank On Roof In Los Angeles. Quite A Haul: $50 Million Worth Of Diamonds Stolen In Lightning-Fast Heist : The Two-Way. Pope will have security, immunity by remaining in the Vatican. The Fascinating Story of "White Boy Rick": Feds Built Him into Drug Kingpin at Age 14, Then Threw Him in Prison for Life.

For Some, Suspect’s Charges of Police Racism Resound. Charles Manson Committed More Murders, According To Interview With 'Manson Family' Lawyer Bill Boyd. Church Documents Released After Years of Resistance. Kentucky neo-Nazis charged in gruesome murder, dismemberment. 'Cross-dressing Meth Priest Liked Sex in Rectory' Report Details Sexual Abuse of Children by German Priests. Savile Report Depicts Decades of Sexual Offenses. Angelo Mozilo, Former Countrywide CEO, Claims He Doesn't Know What 'Verified Income' Is. Former SAC Trader Is Indicted. Fear of a possible serial killer mounts near Detroit as more cubes of human flesh are found in a sewer pipe. 2 Firefighters Are Killed in Shooting Rampage Near Rochester.